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FIRST LEGO League Jr. Info. Class for Coaches

Are you interested in learning about starting a FIRST LEGO League Jr. team at your school or organization? Are you interested in mentoring? Perhaps your company would like to sponsor a team. We will have a free info. session so you can learn about what it takes to start your own team. There will be [...]

2018-11-02T23:11:40+00:00 By |

October Robotics, Coding, and Storytelling Course

Brick or Treat! Celebrate STEM and Halloween with us this October at the ECU/NC State Collaborative at North Carolina Wesleyan College in Rocky Mount. Students in grades 2-5 will explore robotics, coding, and storytelling in this October unit. Students will build and program Halloween themed robots and integrate them into Stop Motion videos. Students will [...]

2018-09-17T15:51:14+00:00 By |

Ribbon Cutting & Open House for Brick Scholars Amusement Park

Did you know they are building an amusement park on the campus of North Carolina Wesleyan College?   Campers in Brick Scholars "Build a Robotic Theme Park" built, programmed, and imagineered an amusement park of their own design after learning how to program LEGO robotics, use circuit cubes, and apply their knowledge to their own [...]

2018-06-21T15:34:42+00:00 By |

Space Adventures: STEM Robotics and Coding

A unique summer camp in a galaxy not so far away that takes Brick Scholars into outer space. Brick Scholars will construct, then program futuristic robotic models using LEGO Education WeDo 2.0, and write an epic story of their journey into space. This summer camp is sure to spark young imaginations as they explore and [...]

2018-06-10T20:59:06+00:00 By |

Sphero as STEM Tool in the Elementary Classroom

This 6 hour workshop incorporates the principles of learning and integrating STEM education pedagogy with a focus on challenge based and project based learning. Utilizing the Sphero robots and visual programming apps, participants will engage in hands-on activities that promote grit and the 4 C’s (creativity, communication, collaboration, and critical thinking).  No programming [...]

2018-04-16T16:31:05+00:00 By |

Designing a Prosthetic Arm with LEGO

This is worth the watch! This kid is amazing! So inspiring. You will not be disappointed in watching this YouTube video. LEGO aid a language of its own and this kid is fluent. Kids are changing the world. Give them the stage! www.youtube.com/watch

2018-03-26T11:06:56+00:00 By |

Robotics and Coding I (Grades 3-6)

Brick Scholars will construct, then program robotic models using LEGO Education WeDo 2.0. This enrichment program is sure to spark young imaginations as they explore and imagineer their way through the exciting world of robotics and coding. Dates: March 6, 13, 20, and 27. Time: 4:30-6:00 pm Location: 3400 N. Wesleyan Blvd., Rocky Mount, North [...]

2018-01-31T10:45:09+00:00 By |

Animal Safari (Early Robotics and Storytelling)

Greetings brave adventurers -- an Animal Safari awaits! We will establish a base camp from which we journey out into the wild to encounter robotic animals that you build and program. Throughout our adventure we use our field book to observe the animals to learn about their habitat and most importantly, to journal our trek into the wild to take home. Students take home a mini-figure. Rising 1st and 2nd graders. $150

2018-02-02T12:35:26+00:00 By |

Space Adventures: Robotics and Coding

A unique enrichment program in a galaxy not so far away that takes Brick Scholars into outer space. Brick Scholars will construct, then program futuristic robotic models using LEGO Education WeDo 2.0, and write an epic story of their journey into space. This enrichment program is sure to spark young imaginations as they explore and [...]

2017-11-08T11:55:29+00:00 By |

Weather and Robotics: Imagineering Solutions (September Unit)

We are offering a weather related robotics unit in September for Brick Scholars in grades 2-6. We will explore different weather-related hazards. Difficulty will be increased or decreased according to age and skill level. Parents can purchase individual class tickets for $20 each (two hour class). Make checks payable to Brick Scholars. Contact thebrickscholars@gmail.com for [...]

2017-09-21T21:23:13+00:00 By |